|B-52, X-15 Captive Flight #2 - United States. Air Force|
Unedited silent U.S. Air Force footage of a B-52 bomber shuttling an X-15 rocket aircraft, etc. National Archives description: "Summary: B-52 taxiing and take off the B-52/X-15 taxiing take off, in flight and landings, the pre servicing and X-15 pilot, Scott Crossfield adjusting suit, looking and entering the X-15. The chase planes F-100 and F-104 take off and in flight, the observers watching. A/LS A/MS A/CU Series of shots of B-52 carrying X-15, flying R/L...
Keywords: Cold War; X-15 (Rocket aircraft); Rocket planes -- History; Research aircraft; Airplanes, Military; Flights (Aeronautics); X-plane; United States. Air Force; Edwards Air Force Base (Calif.); Crossfield, A. Scott (Albert Scott), 1921-2006; B-52 bomber; Balls 8